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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did the author do in Chapter 52?
2. How did Hancock explore the Great Pyramid in Chapter 37?
3. How many zodiac constellations are there?
4. Who was Ramesses II?
5. In Chapter 38, how did Hancock observe the Great Pyramid?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What unsolved mysteries did the author discuss in the book? How did he go about trying to solve them? What appears to be his motivation for uncovering information that might seem trivial to the average person?
Essay Topic 2
What does it mean that the ancient Egyptians were using pi in their architectural structures long before it was officially discovered? Does this notion support the possibility that many ancient peoples had skills or technology that were officially invented later, or is a mathematical construct a different type of ability?
Essay Topic 3
What are the ramifications of Hancock's discoveries about the history of Antarctica and the South Pole? How do they relate to contemporary environmental concerns?
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